GlyphRunDrawing.GlyphRun Property

Gets or sets the GlyphRun that describes the text to draw.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Media
Assembly:  PresentationCore (in PresentationCore.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

public GlyphRun GlyphRun { get; set; }
<object>
  <object.GlyphRun>
    <GlyphRun .../>
  </object.GlyphRun>
</object>

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.Media.GlyphRun
The GlyphRun that describes the text to draw. The default value is null.

Identifier field

GlyphRunProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

The following example uses a GlyphRunDrawing to draw the text "Hello World".


GlyphRun theGlyphRun = new GlyphRun(
    new GlyphTypeface(new Uri(@"C:\WINDOWS\Fonts\TIMES.TTF")),
    0,
    false,
    13.333333333333334,
    new ushort[]{43, 72, 79, 79, 82, 3, 58, 82, 85, 79, 71},
    new Point(0, 12.29),
    new double[]{
        9.62666666666667, 7.41333333333333, 2.96, 
        2.96, 7.41333333333333, 3.70666666666667, 
        12.5866666666667, 7.41333333333333, 
        4.44, 2.96, 7.41333333333333},
    null,
    null,
    null,
    null,
    null,
    null


    );

GlyphRunDrawing gDrawing = new GlyphRunDrawing(Brushes.Black, theGlyphRun);



<GlyphRunDrawing ForegroundBrush="Black">
  <GlyphRunDrawing.GlyphRun>
    <GlyphRun 
      CaretStops="{x:Null}" 
      ClusterMap="{x:Null}" 
      IsSideways="False" 
      GlyphOffsets="{x:Null}" 
      GlyphIndices="43 72 79 79 82 3 58 82 85 79 71" 
      BaselineOrigin="0,12.29"  
      FontRenderingEmSize="13.333333333333334" 
      DeviceFontName="{x:Null}" 
      AdvanceWidths="9.62666666666667 7.41333333333333 2.96 2.96 7.41333333333333 3.70666666666667 12.5866666666667 7.41333333333333 4.44 2.96 7.41333333333333" 
      BidiLevel="0">
      <GlyphRun.GlyphTypeface>
        <GlyphTypeface FontUri="C:\WINDOWS\Fonts\TIMES.TTF" />
      </GlyphRun.GlyphTypeface>
    </GlyphRun>
  </GlyphRunDrawing.GlyphRun>
</GlyphRunDrawing>


A GlyphRun is a low-level object intended for use with fixed-format document presentation and print scenarios. A simpler way to draw text to the screen is to use a Label or a TextBlock. For more information about GlyphRun, see the Introduction to the GlyphRun Object and Glyphs Element overview.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2015 Microsoft